Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) reported its last quarter results on 03/06/2017. This Company belongs to Retail-Wholesale sector.
In the last trading session, The Company traded 5.57 Million shares. The Stock Market opened sessions at 3.75 and closed at 3.85. There was a stock increase by 1.32 percent.
According to Yahoo Finance, the price target for the company which analysts are aiming is 10. The 1-year price target of the company is 5.81.
Investors expected a price target of -0.08 for this quarter. Zacks Investment Research gave Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) a rating of 2.75 on a scale of 1 to 5. Here, 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 indicates a Strong Sell.
Considering the performance, Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA)’s shares have the potential to reach a high EPS of 0.12 per share, and a low EPS of 0.08 per share in the current quarter. All of these Earnings estimates are a consensus recommendation of 9 Analysts. According to them, the median (average) EPS the company could deliver is 0.1/share. While the actual EPS the company reported in the same quarter previous year was 0.15/share.
For the quarter ending 12/01/2016, The Analyst projected that the company could deliver EPS of 0.2 while the company provided its Actual EPS of 0.18 showing a difference of -0.02 Percent between the Estimated and Actual EPS. Hence, the surprise factor was -10 percent.
Analysts estimated $-0.1/share for the previous Quarter, where Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) reported Actual EPS of $-0.07/share with the difference of 0.03 percent and a surprise of 30 percent.
The 8 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Ascena Retail Group Inc have a median target of 6.00, with a high estimate of 10.00 and a low estimate of 3.00. The median estimate represents a +55.84% increase from the last price of 3.85.
For the current quarter, the highest estimate analysts provided is 1.63 Billion and the lowest is 1.59 Billion. These 9 Analysts are also projecting the mean revenue estimate of 1.6 Billion. The year ago sales the company reported in the same quarter is 1.67 Billion.
While Looking at Sales Growth (Year/est), the company is currently showing a percentage value of -35 percent.
Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) topped its 52-week high price target of 11.26 on Mar 31, 2016. The company reached a 52-week low at 3.53 on Mar 22, 2017.
The company’s stock currently has 756.41 Million in market capitalization. The volatility rate is 6.48% percent and 6.45% percent each. Price per earning (ttm) stands at 93.9.
This year, the company showed a disappointed -35 percent of growth. The next year’s growth is calculated to be 20.5 percent. The company projects a long term annual growth estimate of 21 percent.
The company’s growth for the past 5 years has been at -30.49 percent. The Insider Ownership of the company currently is 0.8 percent, and Institutional Ownership is 95 percent.
Ascena Retail Group, Inc, formerly known as The Dress Barn, Inc., operates as a national specialty retailer of apparel for women and girls under the Dressbarn, Maurices and Justice brands. Its Dressbarn stores offer casual, career and special occasion fashion apparel and accessories; Maurices stores offer casual and career apparel and accessories; and Justice stores offer trend-right apparel and accessories. Ascena Retail Group, Inc. is based in Suffern, New York.